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    What’s Going On At The EPA?

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    A Water Network For Economic Vitality

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    China Cracks Down On Water Polluters

    Notorious for its terrible water quality, China is cracking down on polluters after years of promises that environmental oversight will improve.

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    'Only Weeds Grow Here,' San Fran Ugliest Lawn Contestant Brags

    San Francisco officials are encouraging locals to show off the unsightly condition of their yards as a new kind of bragging right during the state's historic drought.

  • ProDSS Water Quality Meter Digital Sampling System
    ProDSS Water Quality Meter Digital Sampling System

    The YSI ProDSS (digital sampling system) is a portable water quality multiparameter instrument for the measurement of several critical parameters - dissolved oxygen (optical), turbidity, pH, ORP, conductivity, specific conductance, salinity, TDS, resistivity, TSS, ammonium, ammonia, chloride, nitrate, depth, temperature and GPS coordinates.

  • 'Star Wars' Tech Not So Useful On Earth
    'Star Wars' Tech Not So Useful On Earth

    Water-scarcity tech similar to the kind used on the desert planet Tatooine from the Star Wars saga, is being used here on Earth. The process of so-called "moisture farming" relies on new technological innovations to extract water from the air.

  • Court Sides With Water Rights Holders Over Texas Regulators
    Court Sides With Water Rights Holders Over Texas Regulators

    Texas cannot favor cities and power generators over ranchers and farmers who hold senior water rights even if environmental regulators say it would be in the public interest during the state's crippling drought.

  • Earth Day With The Fishes
    Earth Day With The Fishes

    We are celebrating ‎EarthDay2015 with our freshwater friends! Water covers 70.9% of the Earth’s surface. However, the water found at the Earth’s surface in lakes, rivers, streams, ponds, and swamps makes up only 0.3% of the world’s freshwater sources.

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    Waste-to-Energy 101

    According to the International Energy Agency, “Renewable, sustainable energy generation is projected to be the fastest-growing energy sector over the next two decades.” In fact, many countries, including the USA, encourage waste-to-energy systems through government financial incentives. Anaerobic Digesters reduce waste streams, control water pollution, divert organics from landfills, produce organic fertilizer and generate energy. Learn the basics here.

  • UAE’s Rain Enhancement Program Addresses Key Technical Challenges
    UAE’s Rain Enhancement Program Addresses Key Technical Challenges

    Some regional governments are looking at rain enhancement as an under-explored option for arid and semi-arid countries to strengthen their water sustainability.

  • Water Utilities Become Smarter In Tackling Scarcity
    Water Utilities Become Smarter In Tackling Scarcity

    Utilities around the world face ever-increasing demand for water as a result of population growth, ongoing urbanization, and rapidly growing economic activity in areas where water supply is already limited.

  • Insecticides Pose 'Excessive Threat' To Waterways
    Insecticides Pose 'Excessive Threat' To Waterways

    Insecticides pose an "excessive threat" to the health of waterways and can be found in concentrations that breach regulatory limits by considerable amounts, according to a new study.

  • Rich Must Change Water Habits Under California Rules
    Rich Must Change Water Habits Under California Rules

    The burden of adjusting water-use behavior will fall more heavily on the rich under California's new rules, since wealthy regions have not been as successful in conserving water up to this point.

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    Online TOC Analysis In The Drinking Water Treatment Process

    In 1974 the Congress of the United States passed Public Law 93-523; the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) to protect public health by regulating the nation’s drinking water supply and protecting sources of drinking water. The SDWA first went into effect on June 24, 1977 and has been amended multiple times.

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